Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among parents by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among parents by attendance at prayer groups

% of parents who attend prayer group…

Religious traditionAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Evangelical Protestant44%15%10%30%< 1%2,175
Historically Black Protestant42%16%9%32%1%487
Mainline Protestant19%12%9%60%< 1%1,218
Mormon73%6%3%17%< 1%242
Unaffiliated (religious "nones")6%4%4%85%< 1%1,744
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Learn More: At least once a week, Once or twice a month, Several times a year, Seldom/never